Martin’s Properties Appoint Agents To Market King’s Road Opportunity

Martin’s Properties, a leading London property company operating across the South of England, has announced the appointment of Hanover Green Retail as joint agents with Savills to find retail and restaurant operators for its 33 King’s Road buildings in Chelsea, London SW6.

The 25,000sq ft property, over ground and lower ground floors, comprises a prime retail parade on the south side of Kings Road, running from the junction of Cheltenham Terrace to Walpole Street and near to Duke of York Square.

Brook Stotesbury, Head of Commercial Asset Management at Martin’s Properties, comments: “As part of our ongoing commitment and stewardship of the King’s Road we are consistently striving to deliver best in class premises to ensure the King’s Road retains its eclectic buzz.

“The reconfiguration of 33 King’s Road will allow us to attract a vibrant mix of retailers and food and beverage outlets furthering the appeal of the King’s Road as a destination for shopping, leisure and dining. We look forward to working with Hanover Green Retail to securing an exciting mix of tenants.”

Matt Hyland, head of agency at Hanover Green Retail says: “We have witnessed the rise of Chelsea and King’s Road as one of the most desirable shopping and dining destinations in London and its resilience during the Covid pandemic has been unrivalled.

“Our experience and track record will help deliver aspirational operators to further improve the tenant mix and values long term.

Richard Bourne, Managing Director Martin’s Properties adds: “As part of our commitment to the King’s Road Partnership BID and our environmental, social and governance agenda, we are continually seeking ways to preserve the special character of the King’s Road and ensure that it remains relevant and vibrant for the future.

“The reconfiguration of 33 King’s Road has enabled us to enhance both the aesthetics and energy efficiency of these buildings in order to attract a new generation of occupiers who share our vision and values to improve the heritage, culture and community.”

Steven Medway, CEO of The King’s Road Partnership BID commented: “We work collaboratively with the area’s property owners to strengthen the district’s distinctive character, an integral part of our commitment to delivering a world -class destination. Martin’s Properties’ investment in the reconfiguration of 33 King’s Road will undoubtedly attract best in class retail and hospitality, continuing to enhance the area as a thriving destination to live, work and visit. We look forward to working closely with them, together with the council and other private landlords to deliver our ongoing commitments.”